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Folium: Mexico City is Phasing Out the Iconic VW Taxis

Folium: Mexico City is Phasing Out the Iconic VW Taxis via USA Today As reported by USA Today earlier in March, Mexico City will be now phasing out the iconic green and white VW taxis from service starting this year! If you ever catch any of the major travel shows on The Travel Channel, Food […]

Spanish Vocabulary: Food – Meat

… Identify Spanish Vocabulary: Food – Meat el vocabulario español: la comida – la carne Words most often associated with meat. Try new and interesting pieces of meat! … Connect LEAF Spanish Grammar: Nouns – Basics … Study el avestruz : ostrich He comido una hamburguesa de avestruz. I’ve eaten an ostrich burger. el bisonte […]

Spanish Vocabulary: Food – Vegetables

… Identify Spanish Vocabulary: Food – Vegetables el vocabulario español: la comida – las verduras Words most often associated with vegetables. Try new and interesting vegetable combinations! … Connect LEAF Spanish Grammar: Nouns – Basics … Study el aslega : chard El aselga es muy verde. Chard is very green. el ajo : garlic Usamos […]

Spanish Vocabulary: Food – Fruit

… Identify Spanish Vocabulary: Food – Fruit el vocabulario español: la comida – la fruta Words most often associated with fruit. Try new and interesting fruit combinations! … Connect LEAF Spanish Grammar: Nouns – Basics … Study el albaricoque : apricot Me gustaría probar un albaricoque. I would like to try an apricot. el aguacate […]

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Folium: Downhill Bike Race in Valparaiso, Chile via BoingBoing

Folium: Downhill Bike Race in Valparaiso, Chile via BoingBoing For your viewing pleasure, filed under awesomeness. This is an urban, downhill, mountain-biking event in Valparaiso, Chile. Follow the link to BoingBoing and enjoy the video! If you’ve ever seen a map of Chile, you can understand how events like this are pretty commonplace. A long, thin, […]

Folium: 11 Reasons to Stop Dreaming and Start Planning Your Round the World Trip via BootsnAll

Folium: 11 Reasons to Stop Dreaming and Start Planning Your Round the World Trip via BootsnAll As always, we provide arguments to the “get the heck out of your bubble and start traveling” mindset. This past week we wrapped up anther unit in Spanish class and again another opportunity arose to show the students TV […]

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Language Resources: French Language Learning Links

This is a living document of web sites that can be used as additional resources to learning languages face to face and online. We hope to curate this list and add and subtract sites as necessary. If there are any web sites that you love, and are not on this list, give us a shout […]

Free Spanish Learning Links

Language Resources: Spanish Language Learning Links

This is a living document of web sites that can be used as additional resources to learning languages face to face and online. We hope to curate this list and add and subtract sites as necessary. If there are any web sites that you love, and are not on this list, give us a shout […]

Spanish Vocabulary: Medical – The Skeletal System

… Identify Spanish Vocabulary: Medical – The Skeletal System el vocabulario español: médico – el sistema esquelético Indicate different bones in the human body. Name body parts in medical, professional, and daily life. … Connect LEAF Spanish Grammar: Nouns – Basics LEAF Spanish Vocabulary: Medical – Body Parts LEAF Spanish Vocabulary: Medical – Internal Organs […]

Spanish Vocabulary: Hospitality – Warnings and Advisories

… Identify Spanish Vocabulary: Hospitality – Warnings and Advisories el vocabulario español: la hospitalidad – las advertencias Common warning signs and instructions for safety. Inform clients and staff of possible dangers. … Connect LEAF Spanish Grammar: Nouns – Basics … Study abierto : open El restaurante está abierto. The restaurant is open. cerrado : closed […]